Class I Railroads

News and analysis focused on shipping and Class I U.S. railroads such as CSX Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad and Kansas City Southern Railway.

 

Commentary

Four weeks into the Trump administration, it appears the trade rhetoric of the campaign may well find expression in actual policy.

News & Analysis

28 Apr 2017
Kansas City Southern is positioning its Mexican network as an alternative export route for plastic resins.
28 Apr 2017
“He isn’t focused on intermodal.”
24 Apr 2017
Kansas City Southern de Mexico is rejecting a Mexican government report alleging that there is little competition between the railroad and two others.
30 Mar 2017
A Mexican government report alleging a lack of competition among the country’s top three rail operators may be the first test of a new railroad regulatory agency created last year.
28 Mar 2017
Regional shippers can pay considerably less than having their goods trucked to the rail hub of Chicago.
28 Mar 2017
Climate change will mean shifting sourcing patterns, which will be a big challenge facing the cold supply chain, says Girish Nair, CN's director of multimodal innovation. 
CN Keith Reardson at TPM 2017
28 Mar 2017
CN reinvests approximately 20 percent of its revenue back in to its physical infrastructure, Vice President of Intermodal Keith Reardon said at TPM 2017. 
15 Mar 2017
Although ports may reopen Wednesday, in parts of the US Northeast, over-the-road freight transport remains frozen.
03 Mar 2017
USAT Logistics, the non-asset arm of USA Truck, opens a Mexican subsidiary.
25 Feb 2017
It highlights the hurdle the US Class I rail industry faces to grow intermodal business.